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Supporting Research to Reduce the Burden of Neglected Tropical Diseases

January 30, 2022, marks the third World Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) Day, presenting an opportunity to reflect both on the continuing burden imposed by these diseases and the significant progress made to curtail them. NTDs comprise viral, bacterial, fungal and parasitic diseases that, despite their various causes, have in common their substantial health, social and economic impacts...

World NTD Day—Ending the Neglect of Neglected Tropical Diseases

An overview of Neglected Tropical Diseases Day and NIAID's long-standing research program devoted to better understanding, treating, and preventing NTDs.

Marking the First World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day

A NIAID scientist shares her thoughts on neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) which include a range of conditions that blind, disfigure, and disable people.


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